The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 39 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.85% 0.63% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.71% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £63,750 - £70,750
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 - £69,350
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 - £72,150
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +1.05%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 283 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.68% 88.44% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 193 219 224
Average salary £78,000 £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Information Security
London

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) CISM
4 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (25.00%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) Apache
6 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) MS Visio

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Security Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Security Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (12.50%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) Practice Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 3 (37.50%) CISM
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Terracotta
2 1 (12.50%) RightScale
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 1 (12.50%) Aveksa